21Feb/17

The $1,000 Danish: A Recipe + A Tricep Workout

If you want to show someone you love them, make this! I’ve added to my original blog post about this wonderful Martha Stewart Create TV Cinnamon Danish recipe so many times, thatRead More…

16Feb/17

My Top 10 Herbal Remedy Picks

WOW, it has been a gnarly (that’s right, I’m from LA) cold season! Here are my Top 10 Herbal Must-Haves for getting through it AND beyond. 1) For helping me get wellRead More…

20Jan/17

Come cook with me!

Come cook with me! Intuitive Cooking Workshops are being held on Sunday 1/29, 3/12 or 4/2 (just pick a single date) at LA Valley College in the SFV. Come and observe andRead More…

11Jan/17

Intuitive Cooking Workshop

Register now: tinyurl.com/LAVC-REG Come cook with me at Valley College this spring on Sunday 1/29, 3/12 or 4/2. Pick a date! Workshop is from 2-5pm. You can observe and eat or youRead More…

06Jan/17

One Car Experiment Update: Month 3

Ugh rain!!!! I was loving our one-car status until the winter rain hit. As a native Californian, I appreciate the rain. We always need it. But the last few winters have beenRead More…

04Jan/17

Keep Your Poinsettias Alive

I was gifted a poinsettia this Christmas, and I’m going to try and keep it alive for next year. I don’t really have the right light exposure indoors for this process, butRead More…

27Dec/16

Los Angeles: Recycle Your Christmas Tree

For super detailed information including drop-off locations around the city visit: http://dpw.lacounty.gov/epd/xmastrees/index.cfm Christmas Tree Recycling Program The City of LA Bureau of Sanitation has CURBSIDE collection for Christmas trees. If your ChristmasRead More…

21Dec/16

Flame-thrower Video Interview with author Mary Marks on “Living Fearlessly”

Mary Marks is an author, community activist, grandmother and mentor. She’s the author of 5-books in the cozy mystery genre and an inspiration to me. See my video interview with her onRead More…

19Dec/16

Seasoning Cast Iron

Rusty cast iron cookware laying around your house? Recondition it with these easy steps from Lodge.com. Become an Ember Living VIP for FREE for a limited time and stay up to dateRead More…

08Dec/16

One Car Experiment Update

ONE MONTH IN It’s been a month as a one car family and honestly, it’s been easier than expected. Here are the 3-reasons it’s worked well for us: I mostly work fromRead More…